Contracts & Construction Law

Ҵýapp Endorses ConsensusDocs Contracts

Ҵýapp is a founding endorsing organization to the ConsensusDocs Coalition. ConsensusDocs are the only standard contracts endorsed by representing design professionals, owners, contractors, subcontractors, and sureties. With addressing all project delivery methods. ConsensusDocs contracts fairly allocate risk and incorporate best practices. Written with understandable contract language, ConsensusDocs helps reduces claims and facilitates contract administration.

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Construction Law in Brief

ճConstruction Law in Briefprovides you the latest in construction law andcontracts in one handy and free resource brought you by Ҵýapp and leading construction law firms,,,, and.


Ҵýapp Contract Documents Forum (CDF)

Ҵýapp'sCDF is recognized as the leader in providing and continually improving upon balanced contract documents for the construction industry by:

  • Being aware of the needs and concerns of Ҵýapp members and chapters
  • Advocating equitable risk allocation between all industry stakeholders
  • Actively participating in the creation of a comprehensive catalogof contract documents that are fair and educating the industry about their use
  • Provide Ҵýapp critical information on construction law and contracts
  • Reinforcing Ҵýapp's commitment to skill, responsibility and integrity through contracts

Members can sign up for the Forum by updating their member profile … and selecting Member eForums Tab and checking Contract Documents Forum.

Ҵýapp Construction Law and Operations Committee (CLOC)

The CLOC consists of volunteer leaders who serve a two-year team and act as a steering committee to the 1,300-member CDF. Areas of focus are contract documents, technology, dispute resolution, education, and outreach. The current roster of leaders can be found here.

State Laws

State laws regulate many aspects of public and private construction work. Ҵýapp works with over 50 construction law experts from theto update the,the most comprehensive and concise resource for state laws affecting public or private construction projects. Updated annually, your subscription provides searchable online information for all fifty states, DC, and Puerto Rico, which can be easily sorted by state or topic area.

Construction Law Conference

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